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In October 2013 Thomassen Holding successfully participated in the first round of privatization of the power sector in Nigeria. The Transcorp Ughelli Power Limited consortium with local Nigerian partners Transcorp, Tenoil and Woodrock Energy was the successful bidder to take ownership of the 900MW Thermal Power station at Ughelli, Delta State, Nigeria. The majority shareholder Transcorp is responsible for the management of the power plant and Thomassen is the technical partner responsible for all O&M matters for the 6 Frame 9E and 12 Hitachi H25 gas turbines installed at the plant.
In 2014 Thomassen Holding acquired a 33% shareholding in TMMS a company which in line with the In Country Value (ICV) program is developing a 4700 sqm state of the art facility for the manufacture of switchgear as well as the repair of E-motors and generators at Nizwa Industrial Estate, Nizwa, Sultanate of Oman. The project initiative will supply electrical equipment to the power distribution network and also cater to the maintenance requirements of ageing rotating equipment in use with the various oil companies and other industrial facilities in the Sultanate.
In April 2015 the Thomassen Oman 2800 sqm new Gas Turbine Component repair facility commenced operations. In this dedicated facility Thomassen will further develop the In Country Value (ICV) of work to be executed within the Sultanate of Oman. The new facility also targets to collaborate with international providers for on the job training of technical staff.
In June 2015 Thomassen Holding has acquired Consolidated Filters Industry LLC a local company in Dubai, United Arab Emirates specialized in the manufacturing of gas turbine air inlet systems and filters. The CFI offices, manufacturing facilities and land area in Al Qouz Industrial area will provide sufficient capabilities and space for expansion of the Middle East and Africa operations of the Thomassen Group of companies..